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At the Goosmann Law Firm we provide premier legal services with strategic legal advice.

We don’t just respond to your legal needs, we anticipate them. Whether you’re a small company or a large corporation we provide our “big city” style with hometown service. At Goosmann Law Firm we understand the pace of business and there is never a legal issue too big to conquer. Our legal team brings a progressive, collaborative approach to the table with our strategic thinking on your side. With our dedicated team of attorneys, Goosmann Law has more than 100 years of combined legal experience with a rich history that fills our historic downtown Sioux City law firm location. You can also find us at our convenient Sioux Falls law firm location, Spencer, Iowa, as well as Dakota Dunes, South Dakota.

Call us today to put us to work for you!  Goosmann Law Firm, On Your Side. 


CEO & Attorney Jeana Goosmann of Goosmann Law

Jeana L. Goosmann

CEO, Founder, and Managing Partner


Jeana is an entrepreneur herself. She founded the Goosmann Law Firm and serves as the Firm’s CEO and Managing Attorney. Guiding the CEO through their most important matters and helping them make the best business decision the law can offer makes Jeana’s legal advice sought after by the region’s most successful CEOs.

Oval Attorney Anthony Osborn; Goosmann Law

Anthony Osborn



Anthony Osborn is a shareholder of the firm and has significant experience representing individuals and entities in various types of legal disputes and proceedings. Anthony listens closely to his client’s needs to formulate a strategy and help them achieve their goals.

Oval Attorney Emilee Boyle Gehling of Goosmann Law

Emilee Boyle Gehling



Emilee is a shareholder of the firm; she makes deals happen. When companies and professionals need their deals to come together, they turn to Emilee to anticipate and meet legal needs, clear roadblocks, and complete the transaction.

Attorney Marie Ruettgers of Goosmann Law

Marie H. Ruettgers

Managing Attorney - Sioux Falls


Attorney Marie Ruettgers is the Managing Attorney for the Goosmann Law Firm’s Sioux Falls Location. Through Goosmann Law Firm’s Cyber Law Counsel, Marie helps companies protect their property, resources, clients and name against cybercrimes, particularly among businesses handling private consumer information such as banks, finance companies, credit card processors, or health care providers.

Oval Attorney Bruce Smith of Goosmann Law

Bruce M. Smith



Bruce Smith leverages his extensive experience to strategically manage business risk. Bruce proactively identifies issues that affect the bottom line and negotiates to obtain results and achieve client goals.

Oval Attorney Chris Barondeau; Goosmann Law

Christopher R. Barondeau



Chris focuses his practice on family law and ag law. He drove a bomb buggy in the Iraq war when he was 19, so there isn’t much that can get him rattled. When you are experiencing a life changing divorce, Chris is your solid advocate and strong support you need to lead you through the trenches.

Attorney Scott Leuning of Goosmann Law in Sioux Falls

Scott Leuning

Attorney - Sioux Falls


Scott Leuning is Goosmann’s health law attorney at the firm’s Sioux Falls location. He focuses on assisting healthcare providers and entities grow their businesses while maintaining compliance with federal and state regulations. Scott is motivated to get client’s problems solved, disputes settled, and helps create long-term relationships with clients based on trust and professionalism.

Attorney Bridget Bailey of Goosmann Law in Spencer

Bridget Bailey

Attorney - Spencer


Bridget is Goosmann’s banking, agriculture, and estate planning attorney at the firm’s Spencer, Iowa location. She helps clients plan and solve for their farming, finance and final wish needs. Bridget is motivated by how the practice of law involves constant challenges, competition, innovation, and a pursuit of greater knowledge.

Melissa Grant



Melissa focuses on corporate, health, and real estate law as well as estate planning. She helps companies grow and succeed by leveraging her extensive business operations background and legal experience to provide comprehensive legal advice, create strategic business plans, and execute key transactions, for companies of all sizes.

Cesar Juarez

Attorney - Sioux Falls


As one of a handful of fluent Spanish-speaking attorneys in South Dakota, Cesar gives a voice to South Dakotans and individuals throughout the Midwest whose legal needs have gone unmet for too long. He advises business and governmental entities in cases where the accuracy and content of Spanish communications are important.

Oval Attorney Breandan Donahue of Goosmann Law

Breandan Donahue

Estate Planning Attorney


Breandan assists individuals and families in planning their legacy, aiming to protect client wealth, support business succession, reduce taxes and fees, and, ultimately, ensure there is someone to listen to their wishes and implement them.

Attorney Dave Crary of Goosmann Law

Dave Crary

Of Counsel Attorney

Dave Crary

Attorney Dave Crary has spent his career as a trial attorney and has over 50 years of experience practicing law. Dave represents individuals and entities in legal disputes and proceedings, and acts as general counsel to various businesses. Dave’s practice areas include but are not limited to general business, litigation, and corporate law.

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Firm News

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CEO on Your Side

Are you a C-Level? Maybe you're a business owner, or want to start something BIG! CEO and Managing Partner, Jeana Goosmann, shares the latest news on business insights and fills you in on those important details to run a SUCCESSFUL business.

Human Resources on Your Side

Are your employees happy? Do they love their jobs and the company they work for? Attorneys Emilee Boyle Gehling and Marie Ruettgers give tips on motivating employees, the do's and don'ts of hiring and firing, and the laws on everything in between.

Agricultural Lawyer on Your Side

Farmer, Green Enthusiast, or Food Manufacturer? Attorneys Chris Barondeau and Bridget Bailey talk about the latest laws and news updates that affect everything from the farm to the table.

Estate Planning Lawyer on Your Side

It is startling though not surprising that an overwhelming majority of people do not have an estate plan in place! Estate Planning Attorney Breandan Donahue and Executive Director of Estate Planning Christie Finnegan, tell you what you need to know to ensure your peace of mind.

Health Lawyer on Your Side

Whether you're a physician, health care provider, or entity looking to grow your business while maintaining compliance with federal and state regulations, this is the blog for you! Attorneys Scott Leuning and Melissa Grant know health law from their years of experience working with physicians and health care professionals in the industry. They share the latest in health regulations and how to keep you and your company compliant.

Cyber Lawyer on Your Side

If a hacker breaches the company systems and steals personal details of roughly one million people, would your business be prepared?! Managing Attorney Marie Ruettgers tells you how to protect yourself and your company from today's growing cybercrimes.

Divorce Lawyer on Your Side

Let's face it, family is important! And at GLF we think so too! Attorney Chris Barondeau, husband and father of 3, discusses the laws that hit right at home.

Trial Lawyer on Your Side

Get to know about all things involving litigation, arbitration, and mediation. From discussions about high profile lawsuits to getting the most out of mediation, Attorney Anthony Osborn blogs about what you need to know when you're in front of the bench.

Banking Lawyer on Your Side

Feeling tangled up in all your business finances? Attorney Bridget Bailey uses her knowledge and previous experience as Vice President of one Iowa bank and as a Trust Officer at another Iowa bank to give you up-to-date legal insight on all things banking and finance.

Risk Manager on Your Side

Attention! This blog is ideal for Safety Managers. Attorney Bruce Smith understands the importance of staying compliant with workplace safety laws! He keeps you up-to-date on OSHA regulations and helps prepare you on what to do in case of emergency.

Real Estate Lawyer on Your Side

From commercial to residential, having the right real estate is important as well as knowing the laws that go with it. Attorney Melissa Grant discusses legal insights on buying and selling, working with landlords and tenants, and the latest news happening within real estate.

Construction Lawyer on Your Side

Attorney Anthony Osborn knows how to keep construction moving forward, even if a dispute arises. Learn more about the laws that affect professionals in the construction industry, such as; owners, contractors, developers, architects, engineers, project managers, manufacturers, suppliers, and insurers and lenders.

Deal Maker on Your Side

Let’s make a deal! Attorney Emilee Boyle Gehling makes deals happen. Read about how to negotiate, buying and selling a business, and everything in between.